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Discussion on: Communication Between Micro Frontends

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Theofanis Despoudis

Ow my I smell trouble with those approaches. It looks like the window object has become the new playground...

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Florian Rappl Author

The examples should be just treated like such.

For most of these patterns you don't need to use window. Actually, a framework like Piral does not use any globals at all. Instead, each microfrontend exports a function that gets an object as argument. This is also shown in the article in a very rudimentary implementation.

There are other frameworks though, which only rely on globals. With these - I have exactly the same feeling ...

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